Social Infrastructure

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  • Q1

    Define brain drain.

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    When intelligent, skilled and talented people of a country do not get good jobs and attractive salary, they look abroad for better salary and growth prospects. This is termed as brain drain.

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  • Q2

    What is the purpose of social infrastructure?

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    Social infrastructure helps in better use of improved knowledge which leads to the development of the economy.

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  • Q3

    Give one example each of social and economic infrastructure underlying the main difference between them.

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    Answer:

    Education and health contribute to services (production and distribution) indirectly while Transport & Communication contribute to services directly.

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  • Q4

    What is the main difference between social and economic infrastructure?

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    Answer:

    Economic infrastructure contributes to the economic activities directly while social infrastructure indirectly affects the economic activities.

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  • Q5

    Define social infrastructure.

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    Answer:

    Those basic activities and services which are needed indirectly to help different activities to achieve certain social objectives are termed as social infrastructure.

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